FYI: modules_install issues for out-of-tree builds

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at
Fri Nov 9 23:38:39 UTC 2012

On 11/09/2012 04:26 PM, Chris J Arges wrote:
> Ran into this issue today using the ubuntu-raring kernel.
> Found a relevant thread [1] with a v2 patch that looks like it will be
> accepted. Not sure if I should file a bug, or will this patch eventually
> be picked up in raring.
> [1]
> Thanks,
> --chris j arges

I'm sure that patch will land for 3.8, but it shouldn't really make a 
difference the way we're currently doing things, e.g., not requiring 
signed modules.

I've been thinking about what to do with signed modules, so perhaps I 
should get my thoughts into an email next week.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at

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